David Hayes


David Hayes


David has been teaching on the Criminology and Criminal Justice programme at Blackpool since 2007. He is actively engaged in critical criminological research and in recent years has presented a number of academic papers at international conferences. David has had a number of articles published in international journals.

Expert In...

Critical Criminology

Qualifications and Accolades

• MA Social Sciences
• PGCE Post-Compulsory Education
• BA (Hons) Politics and Sociology

Industry Background

I have conducted ethnographic research into social and political movements in the UK and I am a member of the Cultural Difference and Social Solidarity network.

Professional Activities

• Participating in academic conferences.
• Contemporary scholarly activity to enrich and enhance teaching and learning on the Criminology and Criminal justice programme.
• Member of the Cultural Difference and Social Solidarity network

Why B&FC?

B&FC has well-qualified and experienced teaching staff, providing access to higher education (HE) in a dual sector institutional setting and domain-specific employability opportunities for ‘non-traditional’ students with specific needs and requirements. B&FC offers a unique and vital HE offer and experience for individuals and the community.


“The teacher is of course an artist, but being an artist does not mean that he or she can make the profile, can shape the students. What the educator does in teaching is to make it possible for the students to become themselves.”
― Paulo Freire, We Make the Road by Walking: Conversations on Education and Social Change